Melissa Rosenstein, MD, MAS

Perinatologist

Dr. Melissa Rosenstein is a perinatologist at the Obstetrics Services and Perinatal Medicine Specialties practice and at the Prenatal Diagnostic Center. She is also an assistant professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at UCSF. She has a special interest in hospital-wide policies that affect obstetric outcomes, including access to vaginal birth after cesarean.

Rosenstein completed her B.A. in biology at Columbia University and earned her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. She completed a M.S. degree in clinical research with specialization in implementation science at UCSF. Rosenstein did her residency and fellowship at UCSF.

Clinics

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Center of Excellence
400 Parnassus Ave., B1 Plaza Level
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 514-2381

Hours: Monday to Friday,
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Prenatal Diagnostic Center
1825 Fourth St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 476-4080
Fax: (415) 353-4077

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

More about Melissa Rosenstein

Additional Languages

Spanish

Education

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2007

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology 2011

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Maternal-Fetal Medicine 2014

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Greenwald SR, Gonzalez JM, Goldstein RG, Rosenstein MG. Reply. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Mar; 214(3):415-6.
  2. Rosenstein MG, Nijagal M, Nakagawa S, Gregorich SE, Kuppermann M. The Association of Expanded Access to a Collaborative Midwifery and Laborist Model With Cesarean Delivery Rates. Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Oct; 126(4):716-23.
  3. Lewkowitz AK, Nakagawa S, Thiet MP, Rosenstein MG. Effect of stage of initial labor dystocia on vaginal birth after cesarean success. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Dec; 213(6):861.e1-5.
  4. Greenwald SR, Gonzalez JM, Goldstein RG, Rosenstein MG. Asymptomatic uterine dehiscence in a second-trimester twin pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Oct; 213(4):590.e1-2.
  5. Rosenstein MG, Caughey AB. Reply: To PMID 24909340. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Jul; 213(1):112.
  6. Rosenstein MG, Snowden JM, Cheng YW, Caughey AB. The mortality risk of expectant management compared with delivery stratified by gestational age and race and ethnicity. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Dec; 211(6):660.e1-8.
  7. Rosenstein MG, Vargas JE, Drey EA. Ultrasound-guided instrumental removal of the retained placenta after vaginal delivery. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Aug; 211(2):180.e1-3.
  8. Rosenstein MG, Newman TB, Norton ME. Does augmentation or induction of labor with oxytocin increase the risk for autism? Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 May; 210(5):495-6.
  9. Rosenstein MG, Turk JK, Caughey AB, Steinauer JE, Kerns JL. Dilation and evacuation training in maternal-fetal medicine fellowships. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Jun; 210(6):569.e1-5.
  10. Rosenstein MG, Kuppermann M, Gregorich SE, Cottrell EK, Caughey AB, Cheng YW. Association between vaginal birth after cesarean delivery and primary cesarean delivery rates. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Nov; 122(5):1010-7.
  11. Page JM, Snowden JM, Cheng YW, Doss AE, Rosenstein MG, Caughey AB. The risk of stillbirth and infant death by each additional week of expectant management stratified by maternal age. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Oct; 209(4):375.e1-7.
  12. Rosenstein MG, Cheng YW, Snowden JM, Nicholson JM, Caughey AB. Risk of stillbirth and infant death stratified by gestational age. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Jul; 120(1):76-82.
  13. Kerns JL, Steinauer JE, Rosenstein MG, Turk JK, Caughey AB, D'Alton M. Maternal-fetal medicine subspecialists' provision of second-trimester termination services. Am J Perinatol. 2012 Oct; 29(9):709-16.
  14. Rosenstein MG, Cheng YW, Snowden JM, Nicholson JM, Doss AE, Caughey AB. The risk of stillbirth and infant death stratified by gestational age in women with gestational diabetes. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Apr; 206(4):309.e1-7.
  15. Rosenstein MG, Romero M, Ramos S. Maternal mortality in Argentina: a closer look at women who die outside of the health system. Matern Child Health J. 2008 Jul; 12(4):519-24.

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